ALPHA - Arrived 17th November 2004

Alpha, a rescued pup Alpha was found at Pitsbury, North Devon. She was rescued after being attacked by a dog on the beach. Weighing 12.5kg, she had wounds to flippers, malnourished with discharge coming from the nose.

Alpha was transferred to Gweek on the 17th November 2004 and spent a few weeks in the round pool on the hill, while bloods were taken and she was given a course of worming tablets.

Update: 6th February 2005 - Alpha was released with Arrow on Friday 4th February 2005 at Port Gaverne near Port Issac.

Port Issac Primary School attended the release as guests of the Sanctuary. Arrow was the first to go with Alpha following on behind, these guys stayed in the Shallows for a bit and then disappeared. Alpha is wearing hat tag 17.
Alpha being released